Sophisticated playing techniques for brass, woodwind or percussion instruments as
well as group performance of band literature will be emphasized. The Introductory
Symphonic Band prepares and performs music covering a wide range of musical styles
and periods, which contribute toward an understanding, and appreciation of artistic
musical expression through the band medium. Performance is required.
Letter Grade Only
Lab hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: Demonstration of proficiency on a band instrument.